Fiorentina forward, Federico Bernardeschi, have been tagged a “s*** hunchback” by Fiorentina’s irate fans, as he edges closer to Juventus move.
The fans placed a banner outside the club’s stadium, saying: “Who wouldn’t want to spit in your face…you s*** hunchback.” after Fiorentina’s Director Pantaleo Corvino, confirms the 23-year-old rejected a new contract offer.
“Bernardeschi doesn’t want to renew, despite Fiorentina having made a major offer.”
“We have the privilege of having one of the brightest stars of Italian football — we’ll see what we have to do.” Pantaleo Corvino said.
Federico Bernardeschi on his future: “I’m calm and I’m in no hurry. Still, who wouldn’t like to play for Juventus?” pic.twitter.com/aAb4HJyqfT
— Squawka News (@SquawkaNews) July 12, 2017
Labeled, the ‘new Roberto Baggio’, Bernardeschi is considered as one of Italy’s brightest youngsters in recent years and have been reportedly linked to Chelsea and Manchester United.
— MailOnline Sport (@MailSport) July 17, 2017
In 1990, Fiorentina’s fans protested on the streets of Florence when the club sold Roberto Baggio to Juventus for then world record fee of £8million, a move that strained the relationship between the two Italian giants.